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In which I do not complain about the weather

There's no reason to really complain about the weather. Truth be told, I moved to London expecting the weather to make me miserable - strangely, it hasn't. London weather is just fine, it doesn't even rain a lot. In fact, in the past 12 months I don't think I've carried my umbrella more than 5 times.

That being said, I haven't progressed much on the Bell skirt, as I was playing DnD at a pub yesterday evening (and was too tired to do any sewing if I hadn't done that anyway). However, I did do something that will allow me to start working on the two skirts I have planned: I went out and bought thread...


3 rolls of 250m black thread, 2 rolls of 100m olive-ish thread and 1 roll of this brown that will go fairly well (I hope!) with this ribbon I bought to embellish the modcloth-copy skirt:




Since I will be house bound this weekend (for work-related reasons), I will have all Saturday and half of Sunday (DnD again!) to make these two skirts. I'm secretly hoping I'll get the Bell skirt done sooner. On the other hand, I might not because I'm so tired I basically crash in the evening - can't wait for the Easter holiday!

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